Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 35 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.10% 5.14% 10.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 7.30% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 29
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £20,800 £28,250 £26,200
90th Percentile £44,750 £45,500 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +10.00%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 154 233 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.46% 70.39% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 136 215 185
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Chester

PHP
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Chester.

Salary trend for PHP in Chester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Chester over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) Laravel
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Django
5 3 (27.27%) SOLID
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 2 (18.18%) GitHub
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) TDD

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Laravel
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Django
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) Symfony
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) SOLID
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) A/B Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore